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Cable blocking footpath

Reported via desktop in the Structures (eg bridges, fencing, noise barriers) (NH) category anonymously at 15:22, Mon 1 November 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 3097768.

1" diameter cable has come unclipped from underside of motorway bridge. It is hanging into the River Blackwater and across the Blackwater Valley footpath. Pedestrians can duck underneath, but it poses a real danger to cyclists.

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  • Thank you for contacting National Highways concerning a cable hanging down.

    We shall look into this issue and have our Inspector attend and assess.

    Kind regards

    National Highways

    Posted by National Highways at 10:49, Thu 4 November 2021

  • Still dangerous

    Posted anonymously at 13:10, Thu 4 November 2021

  • Still not fixed and a real danger to cyclists, with the river next to the cycle path!

    Posted anonymously at 11:24, Tue 9 November 2021

  • This looks to be a serious hazard. How was this reported so long ago and not been made safe.

    Posted anonymously at 19:01, Tue 1 February 2022

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